|Birth: ||Jun. 3, 1929|
Wilson (Carter County)
|Death: ||Dec. 28, 2013|
"Billy Joe Akers, 84, of Buda and Austin, Texas passed away in the presence of his family on December 28, 2013. He was born on June 3, 1929 to Edward and Odessa Akers of Wilson, OK. He was the oldest of seven children. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Edward and Charles Akers of Lamar, CO.
Billy was a 20 year veteran of the United States Air Force, including the Korean War and had received numerous commendations including the Bronze Star and Meritorious Service Medal. He especially enjoyed the fellowship and camaraderie of his fellow veterans. He retired from the City of Austin Water and Wastewater Department having achieved the position of Supervisor 2. He was a member of the American Legion Post 83 in Austin, TX and a lifetime member of The Masonic Lodge in Altus, OK."
(Published by Cook-Walden Funeral Homes, 2013)
Cook-Walden Memorial Hill Cemetery
Created by: T-Ray
Record added: Jan 06, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 122879776
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